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TRON Original Trailer – Fan Modernized

Some trends, old and new: There’s a real art to cutting a good trailer. While the basics have remained the same over the years, some aspects of that art have changed greatly in the past two decades. Watch the original trailer for Tron, for example, and you’ll see a good tease for the film and…

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Waking Sleeping Beauty

“The Disney Renaissance from 1984-1994 produced some of the most captivating and inspirational animated films of all time.  The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin, and The Lion King, to name a few. Don Hahn (producer of countless Disney Films) and Peter Schneider (former President/Chairman of Walt Disney Feature Animation) sit down with the…

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Animation Mentor

Currently, when I’m not running around trying to keep my business together and doing various contract work, I’m often busy doing stuff for my current school. Here is a little bit on my crazy-cool-insanely-awesome school… … ANIMATION MENTOR!!! The idea of the e-school was born after Shawn Kelly, Carlos Baena and Bobby Beck (left to…

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The "Alien Song"

Created by Victor Navone, From back in 1999, this is some great character animation, done with style — one of the most famous short films ever, possibly still the most viewed CG short film; the story of the production of the film, and the film itself has been inspirational to many, including myself, and helped…

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Walk-through Videos: Jeff Gabor

Ever wonder what an animator’s workflow process is like on a CG feature film? Well here is a tasty little sample: Educational Purpose only – AnimatorWork.blogspot.com Check out these videos by Blue Sky animator, Jeff Gabor on Ice Age 3. Jeff Gabor has fantastic clips showing the evolution of his shot from layout to finished…

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Cloudy with a Chance of District 9

Okay this is a just friggin’ cool edit: I have no idea who put this together, but it is AWESOME!!! ————————————— ————————————— Not quite all the same footage, but for those interested here are the original trailers for each movie:  And for those interested:

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